A sell–out crowd of 500 people watched 16 awards presented at the ROCCO’s on Friday 18th Nov at the Normandy Hotel, Renfrew – the annual business awards of Renfrewshire Chamber. Read more
Renfrewshire MSP Derek Mackay is urging locals looking for a festive bargain to keep their details secure as figures reveal online crime cost UK consumers and business £10.9 million last Christmas. Read more
Return of Mòd would bring economic boost
Paisley could be set for a six-figure economic boost if it can bring Scotland’s primary celebration of Gaelic language and culture back to the town in 2021. Read more
Ambitious Paisley Museum revamp plans revealed
Plans for a new Paisley Museum which could bring hundreds of thousands of visitors into the town have taken a leap forward after new funding plans were unveiled. Read more
Over 43,000 households in Paisley and Renfrewshire North could save hundreds of pounds on energy
Gavin Newlands MP has backed the Energy Switch Guarantee, an industry initiative to make switching supplier simpler, quicker and safer. More than 88% of households in Paisley and Renfrewshire North could be missing out on hundreds of pounds of energy savings that can be made by switching energy provider.... Read more
Renfrewshire North & West MSP Derek Mackay has welcomed the Scottish Veterans Fund. Read more
Gavin Newlands MP backs disability alliance’s call to reduce stigma and discrimination
Gavin Newlands, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, is backing Disability Agenda Scotland’s campaign to raise awareness about the positive contributions of disabled people and help to end the stigma and discrimination which they still experience. Read more
Renfrewshire Youth Assembly gives new voice to local young people
Hundreds of young people from across Renfrewshire will tell Renfrewshire Council and its planning partners what really matters to them at a unique event later this month. Read more
Public to be given further say on major infrastructure projects
Local people and businesses are being invited to a series of engagement events for two major infrastructure project which are being delivered as part of the Glasgow City Region City Deal. Read more
Families First puts £3m into residents’ pockets
Renfrewshire Council’s pioneering Families First early-years programme has now put more than £3m into the pockets of some of the area’s hardest-pressed families. Read more